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Jul 16, 2010 2:00pm PDT
from the u.s. senior official suggests the afghan army men as is poor. he estimated only 3% of soldiers and 12% of police can operate unsupervised. he added the 17% of the police are absent without leave. the problem for nato is knowing whether partnering is working well or increasing dependence, and many soldiers feel that using supplies or other gifts to get cooperation from the afghans holds them for independence. >> we are taking the big step of having this professional relationship and stopping giving them presents. it has been hard. you look bad elements. you have weeks where they pay you and will not work with you. it is something you have got to get through. -- you have weeks where they he you -- hate you. you have to be firm and get them to do it for themselves. >> whenever the best method of training afghan forces, there is widespread agreement getting more than into the film is -- into the field is in need of's only exit strategy. with thousands of men deserting the afghan units, will they really meet the needs? my colleague has been speaking to the former republican presiden
Jul 3, 2010 7:00pm EDT
? >> the u.s. congress has voted this week to cut almost $4 billion in aid to the government of afghanistan over allegations of corruption. this may have been prompted by 9/11 and al-qaeda. lyse doucet has been given rare access to the only present for when and in afghanistan, and she found that crime and punishment are very different -- for women in afghanistan, and she found at crime and punishment are very different depending on your gender. >> the rituals of a woman's award. primping and cleaning -- printing and preening. only when an can answer. -- women can enter. but here they cannot leave. this is the only prison for women in kabul. it it is called open " the almanac guardroom." what a lovely name. what a hard reality. -- it is called "the almond garden." many in-depth year because the world outside is rarely their account. everything they do here is judged. [speaking foreign language] >> for that, she was sentenced to three years. then to show mercy, it was shortened to 18 months. >> be gentle were up selling machines helped cut -- the gentle whir of selling machines helps pass the
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